A new benchmark study identifies the top five challenges for project managers and finds that they are all related to organizational issues, including managing benefits realization, planning strategically, championing and managing change, managing project risks, and communicating.
The Program Management Improvement and Accountability Act of 2015 has been introduced to the U.S. House of Representatives with support and influence from the Project Management Institute. The legislation seeks to improve program management practices and bolster workforce development in the U.S. government.
The Scrum Alliance has named Manny Gonzalez as its first chief executive officer. In his first interview in the new role. Gonzalez talks about his eclectic background, his leadership philosophy, and how he hopes to serve the Agile community in areas such as professional development, coaching and education. [13 min.]